San Antonio police looking for clues about killer involved in North Side shooting

Victim shot dead during dispute, police say

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police say a dispute between two men is what led to one of them being shot dead in the middle of a North Side street.

Officers who were responding to a call about shots fired around 4:30 a.m. Monday found the victim lying in the street along the 9500 block of Lorene.

Police say that man had been shot dead. The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office identified him as 26-year-old Jerome Johns.

RELATED: Man shot, killed during argument on North Side, San Antonio police say

Investigators questioned a woman who was with him at the time as a witness, along with several people at a nearby apartment complex.

Lorene fatal shooting image. (KSAT)

Police believe the shooter was a man who had been involved in a dispute with the victim.

They found the body of the victim lying next to a car.

Investigators spent some time searching that vehicle for clues and marking off evidence on the ground.

Police not make any arrests right away nor did they release a description of the shooter.

About the Authors:

Katrina Webber joined KSAT 12 in December 2009. She reports for Good Morning San Antonio. Katrina was born and raised in Queens, NY, but after living in Gulf Coast states for the past decade, she feels right at home in Texas. It's not unusual to find her singing karaoke or leading a song with her church choir when she's not on-air.

Azian Bermea is a photojournalist at KSAT.